Modern Panic : Dreams and Freedoms
We are proud to announce the release of Modern Panic : Dreams and Freedom, the new film by Tom Cottey of www.reflectonfilm.co.uk The film documents 'Modern Panic III' exhibition curated by Guerrilla Zoo's James Elphick and scratches beneath the visually striking surface to explore the themes and symbolism in this provocative exhibition series.
The film has first hand artist interviews from Daevid Allen, Rikki Stein, Carrie Reichardt, Alexandra Unger, Iain Macarthur, Andrew Hladky and Maria Almena. Also featuring performances by Lydia Darling, Nicola Canavan & Jon John, Alexandra Under, Mad Alan and Kimatica Studio.
Shot at their last Modern Panic exhibition the film is a sequel of sorts to the original Modern Panic film produced in 2011. Guerrilla Zoo’s series of exhibitions are inspired by the work of the original Panic Movement (Mouvement Panique), which was comprised of filmmakers and artists Alejandro Jodorowsky, Fernando Arrabal and Roland Topor, who created provocative and shocking live arts events in France in the 1960′s with an aim to liberate their audience.